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QuickBooks Online has the ability to assign a class, such as a department, to an employee. Here’s how:

 

  1. Select the Gear icon.
  2. Click Payroll Settings.
  3. Select Accounting under Preferences.
  4. Scroll down to the Classes section and select I use different classes for different employees.
  5. […]

Resolution for 'Assigning employees to a department issue: 'We are starting to use departments assigned via classes. Is there a way to assign an employee to a specific department/class without using time tracking?' available: Yes.

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